Gut Reactions

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The Science of Weight Gain and Loss | 6 CE
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CBDM Prior Approval Expiry: Dec 31, 2023

Science is increasingly demonstrating complex interactions among the human body and its interactions with food, exercise, nutrition, and the environment. This essential holistic perspective integrates biochemistry, psychology, sociology, and physiology of the obesity crisis in the United States. Explore how human physiology reacts to food and the environment and how the brains affects what and how much the body eats. This overarching vision can provide insight as to why some diets work for some people but not for others--based on genetics, previous weight history, brain chemistry, environmental cues, and social pressures. Integrate the issue of how hormones affect hunger and satiety and interact with the brain and the gut to regulate feeding behavior. In the context of addictive nature of foods that interact with the same dopamine and opioid receptors in the brain as cocaine, heroin, amphetamines, and nicotine, further understand how gut microbiome influences food cravings, weight management and metabolism.

Learning Objectives

  • Master a comprehensive understanding of the causes, consequences, and management of adult and childhood obesity.
  • Assimilate the complex and holistic interactions among the human body and its interactions with food, exercise, nutrition, and the environment.
  • Understand how hormones affect hunger and satiety and interact with the brain and the gut to regulate feeding behavior.
  • Articulate the how foods are addictive, in the context of dopamine and opioid receptors in the brain.

  • Articulate how human physiology reacts to food and the environment and how the brain affects what and how much the body eats.

Exam & Book Info

  • Exam: 30 multiple choice questions. Downloadable. Unlimited retakes. View our "How It Works" video.
  • Kindle eBook: 19872 KB. ASIN: B079J66T14. Accessible in the U.S. only. You must have an active amazon account. The email associated with your active amazon account, must be the same email used for this order--otherwise you may not receive your Kindle eBook and may need to repurchase it. Kindle eBooks can be viewed on Androids, iPhones, iPads, PCs, Macs, etc. Enjoy Kindle eBooks on any device with the free Kindle app for iPhone, iPad, Android phones and tablets, PC and Mac, and on Kindle e-readers and Fire tablets. Learn more here.
  • Book: Paperback, 256pp. Jan 2019. ISBN-13: 978-1641600002

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